The New York Mets today announced that they have recalled Bisons RHP Lance Broadway.
Broadway was 5-7 with a 6.27ERA (84.2IP, 59ER) in 16 games and 14 starts with the Bisons. He struck out 41 and walked 34 in his time with the Bisons. Broadway was victorious on Monday as he allowed just two runs in 5.1 innings of work in the Herd’s 7-2 win in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Broadway also pitched a complete game with Buffalo on July 8 when he allowed just one run in nine innings in a 4-1 win over the Yankees.
The former 1st round pick out of Texas Christian University in the 2005 June First Year Player Draft, was acquired from the Chicago White Sox on May 29 in exchange for C Ramon Castro. In eight games with the White Sox this season, he posted a 0-1 record with a 5.06 ERA (nine earned runs/16.0 innings). The 6-3, 195-pound hurler began the season with Charlotte (AAA), going 0-2 with a 5.63ERA (10 earned runs/16.0 innings) before being recalled by Chicago (AL) on April 25.